Gender Studies

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Our Faculty

Expert perspective on the study of gender roles.

The faculty of Adelphi’s Gender Studies program are well-integrated with their departments, teaching core courses in sociology, anthropology, history, literature, government and culture with a gender-related component. Click on faculty names for more information about each professor’s research, experience and contact information.


Traci Levy
Program Director
Blodgett Hall, Room 202C
p – 516.877.4595
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Susan Weisser

Associate Professors

Traci Levy
Program Director
Political Science

Jessica S. Klein

M. Cristina Zaccarini

Assistant Professors

Louise Geddes

Affiliated Faculty

Melanie Bush
Associate Professor

Robert A Linne
Professor, Director, Adolescent Education
School of Education

Deborah Little
Associate Professor

Laraine Wallowitz
Associate Professor
School of Education

Sokthan Yeng
Assistant Professor

Emeritus Faculty

Janice Meredith Steil


For further information, please contact:

Gender Studies
p – 516.877.4595

Program Objectives
Learn about the goals of the Gender Studies Program.
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